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SOCY 1101 NETA (Marsh): Home

Spring 2021 OER

Course Overview for SOCY 1101 Introduction to Sociology

Survey of the concepts, methods, theories, and principles with which sociology interprets social behavior. Emphasis on the structure and problems of contemporary society.

Online Class Meeting Day and Time:

  • Class will be held asynchronously via Blackboard. 
  • That is, the student will access readings and other materials via Blackboard at a time that is convenient for the student.

Professor and course info

Professor: Lisa C. Marsh

  • (Include your name, the name of your class, and your section number (NETA) in all emails to the instructor.)

Office Hours Time: Mondays 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Office Hours via: telephone or other means agreed upon by instructor and student.

Ebooks for Course

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